[amsat-bb] Re: AO-51 mode update
oz1my at privat.dk
Wed Dec 30 04:58:50 PST 2009
That is much better :-)
Worked like last time this mode was on.
Just had a pass with AOS at 1241 UTC here in Copenhagen.
Two QSO's - SQ7DQX and UA9UIZ. Thanks.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Andrew Glasbrenner" <glasbrenner at mindspring.com>
To: "Amsat-BB" <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Wednesday, December 30, 2009 12:51 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] AO-51 mode update
> This morning I switched the satellite back to "normal" mode for a bit
> with the 145.92/435.3 repeater on, set power levels on both 435.3 and
> 435.15 transmitters to 450mw and 500mw, and reenabled the SSB/FM
> repeater. I believe the higher power on the SSB/FM repeater running
> alone was causing some of the interference issues and odd behavior we
> have been hearing and getting reports about. I did also briefly listen
> to the 145.88 uplink in FM and there was non-amateur QRM there.
> Let me know if this sounds more like the way this mode sounded last time
> we ran it.
> Twitter and the AMSAT AO-51 schedule page also updated.
> 73, Drew KO4MA
> AMSAT VP Operations
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